Justice Themed Song List

Social Justice Songs

Below are some great songs to consider if you are organising a justice-themed worship service. We are constantly updating this list  so if you know of a great one we’ve missed, let us know at socialjustice@aue.salvationarmy.org or comment below!

Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone) – Chris Tomlin

As it is in Heaven – Matt Maher

Ascribe Greatness to our God – Kirkbride-Barthow & King (Lyrics)

Beauty for Brokenness (God of the Poor) – Graham Kendrick (The Source volume 1)

Candle of the Lord – Joy Webb (Music)

Christ Be All Around Me – David Leonard & others

Compassion Hymn – Keith & Kristyn Getty & Stuart Townsend

Cornerstone – Reuben Morgan & others

Do Something – Matthew West

Embrace the World – Kim Garreffa (Music)

Everlasting God – Brenton Brown & Ken Riley

Follow You – Ed Cash, Jack & Leeland Mooring (Optional clip for use in service)

Go Light Your World – Chris Rice

God of Justice – Tim Hughes

God of This City – Boyd, Bleakley, Comfort, Kernaghan, McCann, Jordan

Hear Our Praises – ReubenMorgan

Here I Am Lord – Daniel Schutte

Hosanna – Brooke Fraser

I Will Go – Neufeld & Salmon

I’ll Fight – Nathan Rowe

Let Justice Roll – Nathan Rowe (Guitar chart here)

Let Me Be Filled/Help Me to Love – Brian & Jenn Johnson

Let my People Go – Beth Redman, Gary Baker, Jonas Myrin, & Matt Redman

Let Your Kingdom Come – Sovereign Grace

Lord You Hear the Cry (Lord have mercy) – Geraldine Latty

Love is War – Joel Houston

Micah Song – Trevor Hodge

More than Gold – Keiran Metcalfe

No Outsiders – Rend Collective

Power of Your Name – Lincoln Brewster & Mia Fieldes

Reach Out in Love – Kim Garreffa (Music)

Shout – Chris Tomlin & Matt Redman

Soldier’s Hymn  – Phil Laeger & Marty Mikles (Songs of Salvation: 156; Lyrics)

The Basin and The Towel – Michael Card

The Lion and The Lamb – Brenton Brown, Brian Johnson & Leeland Mooring

The Same Love – Paul Baloche

The World for God – Phil Laeger, Marty Mikles & Evangeline Booth

This Is Amazing Grace – Phil Wickham

You have Shown Us – Chris Tomlin, Smith et.al.

You Redeem – Aaron Shust, Matt Hammitt & Seth Mosley

Songs from the new Salvation Army Songbook (2015)

SASB 37: Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise (Lyrics)

SASB 148: Make Way, Make Way (Lyrics)

SASB 217: Christ Is Alive! Let Christians Sing (Lyrics)

SASB 241: And Can it Be (Lyrics); Lou Fellingham modern version here

SASB 419: Father Of Love, Of Justice And Of Mercy (Lyrics)

SASB 529: Abide with me (Lyrics)

SASB 626: The Saviour Of Men Came To Seek And To Save (Lyrics)

SASB 628: Thou Art the Way (Lyrics)

SASB 935: They Need Christ  (Lyrics)

SASB 938: We Have Caught The Vision Splendid (Lyrics)

SASB 944: What Can I Say To Cheer A World Of Sorrow (Just where He needs me) (Lyrics)

SASB 980: Storm the Forts of Darkness (Lyrics)

SASB 1003: O Lord, Whose Human Hands Were Quick (Lyrics)

The Salvation Army Hallelujah Choruses Book

39: Raise Up An Army (Lyrics)

43: Just One (Lyrics)

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